Sydney McLaughlin

United States

Sydney McLaughlin Bio

Who is Sydney McLaughlin

Sydney McLaughlin is the youngest U.S Olympian, a hurdler, and sprinter who set the world junior 400-meter record at 2018 NCAA Division Indoor Track and Field Championships. She competes for the University of Kentucky.

Early Life (Childhood)

Sydney McLaughlin was born in New Brunswick, New Jersy to the athletic parents, father, Willie who became the semi-finalist in the 400 meters at the 1984 Olympic Trials and mother, Mary who was a runner in high school. She grew up along with her athlete brother Taylor and sister Morgan. She attended Union Catholic Regional High School in Scotch Plains.

Interesting Facts

She qualified for the 2016 Rio Summer Olympics as the youngest athlete to make the U.S. Olympic track. As an athlete, she earns a lucrative amount from her career. Her current estimated net worth is $ 500 thousand.

Personal Life

She is quite occupied with her training and education while too young to be involved in a serious relationship. She is possibly not dating anyone currently.


She won the Gatorade National Girls Athlete of the Year trophy for 2015-16 and 2016-17 and set the world age group best in the 100-meter hurdles. She won the 400-meter hurdles at the 2016 New Balance national outdoor high school championships followed by USATF junior championship. She qualified for the 2016 Summer Olympic after being third in the 400-meter hurdles at 2016 United States Olympic Trials.


She is not involved in any kind of rumors and controversies till the date.